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Dlamini-Zuma 'links' to illicit Gupta financial flows an attempt to block her presidency – MKMVA

By: News24Wire      23rd October 2017 Presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma’s backers have labelled reported links between her and alleged illicit flows of funds by the Gupta... 

Dlamini-Zuma 'links' to illicit Gupta financial flows an attempt to block her presidency – MKMVA
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Mugabe removed as WHO goodwill ambassador after outcry - statement

Mugabe removed as WHO goodwill ambassador after outcry - statement

By: Reuters     23rd October 2017 Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has been removed as a WHO goodwill ambassador, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Sunday following an... 

Zuma has 30 days to make presentations in corruption case

Zuma has 30 days to make presentations in corruption case

By: Reuters     20th October 2017 South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has given President Jacob Zuma until November 30 to make submissions before it decides whether... 

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Lessons from China’s solar surge

Lessons from China’s solar surge

20th October 2017 Last year, when Eskom illegally put the brakes on the country’s hitherto successful renewables roll-out, new solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity... 

What's at stake in South Africa's new finance minister's first budget

What's at stake in South Africa's new finance minister's first budget

19th October 2017 There’s a great deal hanging on South Africa’s 2017 medium term budget policy statement. Three factors are at play: there is political turmoil... 

 Financing infrastructure to reignite South Africa’s growth

Financing infrastructure to reignite South Africa’s growth

19th October 2017 As South Africa’s Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba prepares for his inaugural Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement on 25 October, one issue will weigh... 

 An election is no panacea for Kenya’s stability

An election is no panacea for Kenya’s stability

19th October 2017 Kenyans are expected to go to the polls on 26 October in a repeat presidential election fraught with uncertainty after main opposition candidate... 

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The next frontier for disaster risk reduction: tackling disasters in fragile and conflict-affected contexts

The next frontier for disaster risk reduction: tackling disasters in fragile and conflict-affected contexts

16th October 2017 This report looks at the political and institutional barriers – both real and perceived – to adapting disaster risk reduction (DRR) policy,... 

 Mitigating Risks in the Innovation Economy

Mitigating Risks in the Innovation Economy

13th October 2017 Over the last year, the World Economic Forum project Mitigating Risks in the Innovation Economy has worked to examine how emerging technologies are... 

 Financing women farmers – The need to increase and redirect agriculture and climate adaptation resources

Financing women farmers – The need to increase and redirect agriculture and climate adaptation resources

13th October 2017 Oxfam analysis finds that governments and donors are failing to provide women farmers with relevant and adequate support for farming and adapting... 

 In Custody – Police Torture and Abductions in Turkey

In Custody – Police Torture and Abductions in Turkey

13th October 2017 In Turkey today, people accused of terrorism or of being linked to the July 2016 attempted coup are at risk of torture in police custody. There has... 

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FUL: Renewed concern over transition to new social grants system

FUL: Renewed concern over transition to new social grants system

21st October 2017 Freedom Under Law (FUL) notes with alarm the report by the expert panel appointed by the Constitutional Court to monitor the transition to a new... 

SA: Health Department on passing on of Ministry of Health Spokesperson Mr Joe Maila

SA: Health Department on passing on of Ministry of Health Spokesperson Mr Joe Maila

20th October 2017 It is with shock and a profound sense of sadness that I inform you of the untimely passing-on of the spokesperson of the Ministry of Health, Mr Joe... 

DHA: Home Affairs on elections scam

DHA: Home Affairs on elections scam

20th October 2017 Home Affairs wishes to warn members of the community of a group of individuals visiting homes and pretending to be officials from the Department.... 

SA: Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma responds to alleged investigation into exposure to Gupta Family

SA: Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma responds to alleged investigation into exposure to Gupta Family

20th October 2017 Dr. Dlamini Zuma has said she is unaware and has not been officially informed of a letter presumably written by Lord Hain which alleges some... 

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Seven Baker McKenzie partners ranked as leading lawyers in South Africa

Seven Baker McKenzie partners ranked as leading lawyers in South Africa

13th October 2017 Seven Baker McKenzie partners in Johannesburg have been ranked as Leading Lawyers in South Africa in the latest IFLR1000 Guide, released today.... 

Webber Wentzel again certified as one of South Africa's Top Employers

Webber Wentzel again certified as one of South Africa's Top Employers

13th October 2017 Webber Wentzel has been awarded the exclusive Top Employers South Africa 2018 certification in recognition of its outstanding employee offerings.... 

Independent contractor or employee – the Uber case

Independent contractor or employee – the Uber case

12th October 2017 Are Uber drivers independent contractors or employees? When persons have been contracted to provide a business with a service on an independent... 

Baker McKenzie Named World's Strongest Law Firm Brand for Eighth Consecutive Year

Baker McKenzie Named World's Strongest Law Firm Brand for Eighth Consecutive Year

10th October 2017 Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has retained its position as the world's strongest law firm brand in the 2017 Acritas Global Elite Law Firm... 

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